Skyblue Institute of Design - Design & Architecture Entrance Exam Coaching I Professional Design Courses


National Institute of Design is one of the most prestigious institutes in India. It is declared as an Institute of National Importance by the Government. It has three major campuses in Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Bengaluru. The new campuses are located at Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh, Kurukshetra in Haryana, and Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh & Jorhat in Assam.

NID entrance exam is the gateway to various Under Graduate and Post Graduate design courses offered by National Institute of Design – NID. All the students who aspire to have a career in design can face NID entrance exam.



No age limit to appear for CEED


Completed a degree / diploma / post graduate degree programme of minimum 3 years (after 10+2 level) OR
Appearing for the final examination of such a program by July 2021, Passed the GD Arts diploma programme (10+5 level) by July 2021.


Eligibility criteria for admission to various institutes usually differ from the eligibility criteria for appearing for CEED. Therefore, before applying for CEED, candidates must check whether they fulfil the eligibility criteria for admission to those institutes.


  • UCEED question paper consists of two parts:
  • Part A (Aptitude and Section) and Part B (Drawing Section)
  • Total Marks: 200. Part A - 100 marks and Part B - 100 marks.
  • Exam Duration: 3 hours wherein 1 hour for Part A and 2 hours for Part B
  • The question paper will be in English.
  • Part A - Online mode Part B - Pen and Paper mode

Summary of UCEED Question Paper Structure: PART A - 100 marks | 1 hours

Section Question Type Question No. Marks / Question Negative Marks Total Marks
NAT 8 1-8 3 0 24
MSQ 10 9-18 3 -0.25 30
MCQ 23 19-41 2 -0.25 46
Total Part A 41 1-41 - - 100

Summary of UCEED Question Paper Structure: PART B - 60 marks | 30 mins

  • 1. Part B of CEED paper consists of five question which will test drawing skills. Each question will be of 20 marks and sections will be Sketching, Creativity, Forms Sensitivity, Visual Sensitivity, Problem identification.
  • 2. It will require subjective evaluation.
  • 3. The question in Part B will be displayed on the computer screen and the answer has to be written/drawn in Part B answer booklets, which will be collected at the end of the examination.
  • 4. Part B question is mandatory for evaluation of CEED paper.

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Skyblue Batches Schedule & Duration

Regular Batches

At Skyblue regular batches are run throughout the year for the coaching of Design Entrance Exams in both Online & Offline Classes.

All the topics for the course are covered during the course duration in Online & Offline Classes:

Batches: Monday to Sunday (1 Year – 4 Days in a week)

Class Type Days Duration Time
GAT Saturday 2 Hours Once a week
GAT Sunday 3 Hours Once a week
Practice session Mon - Fri 1.30 Hours each Twice a week

Crash Course

Crash course batches are available for outstation students who are coming from different locations of India. This course is also for those who are unable to attend the regular and weekend batches.

10 Days 10 Days 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM OR 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
15 Days 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM OR 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
1 Month 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM OR 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

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State-of-the-Art Infrastructure

Expert Faculty from NID/NIFT/CEPT

One to One Coaching

Online and Offline Classes

Flexible Timing to Suit Students

Extensive Study Material

Online Mock Tests

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